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    How to Own a Vacation Home With Friends

    Here are a few things to keep in mind so that you don’t turn your dream house into a nightmare.

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    Tips for Buying the Right Vacation Home

    Here’s how to buy the right vacation home so as to make the experience as rewarding (personally and financially) as possible.

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    4 Ways to Gain the Competitive Edge When Home Shopping

    If you’ve been out there house hunting, you’re likely aware of the many challenges and obstacles that come with the territory.

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    Everything You Need to Know About Cash Buyers

    So who are these cash buyers, and where are they located? Here are answers to some of your questions.

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    Millennials vs. Baby Boomers: What Do They Want?

    What are millennials looking for when it comes to housing? And what do baby boomers want? Here’s a breakdown.

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    Everything You Need to Know About Today’s Rental Market

    Whether you’ve been doubled-up and are now looking to strike out on your own or you’re thinking about finally moving out of your parents’ house, here are a few things you need to know about today’s home rental market.

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    4 Foolish Money Mistakes You Should Avoid

    Do you make a lot of mistakes when it comes to managing your finances? Here are some of the more foolish things we often do – […]

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    Things to Do Before You Sell Your Home

    Want to sell your home in a competitive market? Start by decluttering, getting inspections done in advance and pricing it right.

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    It’s Spring — Time to Clean Up Your Finances

    From reviewing credit reports to shredding old documents, spring is a great time to get money matters under control.

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    Put Your Home To Work For You…Again

    Last year, homeowners recouped about $1.9 trillion in lost value, which means we’re seeing an increase in home equity lending.

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    It’s Tax Time! See Tax Breaks for Homeowners

    Tax time! Homeowners, don’t forget these deductions.

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    2014 Housing Comebacks

    Homes are getting bigger and more expensive as the economy recovers.

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    Put Your Financial Savvy to the Test

    Think you’re well-informed about credit cards, rainy day funds and the housing market? See if you know the answers to these fiscal questions.

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    How Far Will Your 2014 Housing Dollar Stretch?

    School, healthcare, housing — it’s all going to cost more in the coming year.

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    New Year, New Design Trends

    If you’ve been thinking about renovating your home in the New Year, you’ve likely been to Zillow Digs for inspiration, and you may even be aware […]